Can I Ask for Cash As a Gift?

Rue's resident etiquette expert weighs in on your most pressing questions

You can always ask – whether or not you will actually receive it often depends on how you ask.

Here are some suggestions for (tactfully) requesting what you really want.

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December 5, 2013

Should I Give Out Holiday Gifts at Work?

Rue's resident etiquette expert weighs in on your most pressing questions

While this issue may not be quite as delicate or tricky as actual politics, office gift giving can certainly feel just as dangerously diplomatic. Before you venture into office-relations waters, here’s a checklist of important factors to remember.

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November 14, 2013